As we move deeper into the heart of summer, many of us are spending as much time as possible outdoors, enjoying the simple pleasures of the season. What could be simpler than a summer picnic? Pack up some fresh food, grab your loved ones, and find a tranquil corner of the world where you can roll out that iconic checkered blanket. Simple Truth® is now offering a variety of pre-sliced deli meats and cheeses to make your picnic menu quick to prepare and naturally delicious. Carnivores can choose from oven-roasted turkey and chicken, smoked turkey and ham, and top round roast beef. As always, no of antibiotics or added nitrates/nitrites! Cheese lovers will be delighted by sliced Muenster, provolone, and Gouda. The possibilities are endless, but we’ve outlined a few ideas to get your picnic started!
Which convenient, natural meat or cheese will we find in your picnic basket this summer?
Allison Kuhn RD, LD is a corporate dietitian for The Kroger Company, working daily to educate customers about Kroger products and how they can fit into a variety of special diets and healthy lifestyles. Allison attended culinary school at The Midwest Culinary Institute before graduating from The University of Cincinnati and becoming a Registered Dietitian in 2013. Allison is a Certified Food Safety Manager by the National Restaurant Association and is currently working towards her Masters in Nutrition Science at The University of Cincinnati, planning to finish early next year. Her past experience has included working as a college chemistry tutor, researcher, and clinical dietitian. Outside of her career activities, Allison’s interests include cooking for and entertaining friends and family, traveling, and enjoying the many unique restaurants and food venues Cincinnati has to offer.